The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 75 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing DSL 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.12% 0.46% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £19,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +12.60%
DSL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 138 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.60% 21.10% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67 123 135
Average salary £30,500 £41,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DSL across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DSL
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DSL across the North East region.

DSL Salary Trend in the North East

DSL
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 1 £19,000 -54.21%
DSL
England

DSL
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing DSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DSL.

1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing DSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft